Art & Exhibitions

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Tim Nickodemus

Kasia Houlihan is a Chicago-based artist who works in a variety of media in an effort to get at the experience of relating. Through her work, she chips away at the concepts of closeness, communication and connectivity. more

Mar 20, 2017 12:00 PM Profiles



Held at the historic Winnetka Community House from Nov. 4-6, the annual Antiques + Modernism Show brought together talented interior designers, collectors and treasure hunters to raise money for the community house. more

Dec 8, 2016 9:00 AM Social Life

Friday has arrived, which means a few more days of freedom, so soak up the last few weeks of summer warmth and make the most of the weekend! Here are some things to check out around the city Friday through Sunday. more

Sep 16, 2016 12:00 PM Things To Do

Indie Tangle Arts Festival holds its very 1st kick off event at Fulton Street Collective to celebrate Chicago's many talented and independent artists. more

Jul 26, 2016 12:00 PM Social Life


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The Field Museum announces new exhibition "Antarctic Dinosaurs," made possible by a $5.5 million grant from the Kenneth C. Charitable Fund. more

Jul 8, 2016 2:00 PM New + Noteworthy

Come celebrate the beginning of summer in Chicago at Artspace 8 on June 24, as they unveil their group exhibition Solstice: A Summer Collective, and welcome the vibrant season with paintings, mixed media and sculptures. more

Jun 23, 2016 5:30 PM Arts + Culture

This annual art fair comes to Grant Park with hundreds of artists and vendors for an art-filled weekend of savoring the summer sun and Chicago’s stunning skyline in the city’s iconic Grant Park. more

Jun 16, 2016 11:43 AM Things To Do

Attend these cultural events and other this month—from Hubbard Street Dance to the Chicago Sinfonietta at Ravinia. more

Jun 7, 2016 3:00 PM Arts + Culture

As director of Woman Made Gallery and independent curator, Stoudmire is committed to creating exhibition opportunities and showcasing works of female artists, artists of color and low-income artists with contemporary arts exposure. more

Apr 25, 2016 7:00 AM Influencers

For Women's History Month, the National Museum of Women in the Arts has been honoring women artists and asking people to name #5womenartists. more

Mar 28, 2016 2:06 PM Arts + Culture


Fabrice Calmels & Victoria Jaiani. Photo Credit: Cheryl Mann

A round up of cultural events, shows and happenings around town. This month check out Bold Moves at The Joffrey Ballet, Der Rosenkavalier at The Lyric Opera of Chicago, Snow Angel at The Chicago Children's Theatre and more. more

Feb 1, 2016 12:00 AM Arts + Culture

Chicago-based artist Sandra Abbo calls on nature and the city’s urban landscape to inform her multi-media pieces. more

Style Makers

Mark your calendar for Saturday, November 7, and plan to attend the Buzz Art Auction. This fun and philanthropic event at Loews Hotel Chicago will feature more than 30 world renowned street artists. more

Oct 29, 2015 7:45 AM Philanthropy

Artist Justine Bianco thinks we should just relax and enjoy the art the next time we are at the museum. more

Sep 25, 2015 7:45 AM Influencers

One of the many amazing things about living in Chicago is having access to an incredible arts and culture scene, so we were excited to hear about the inaugural West Loop Art Fest taking place this weekend. more

Aug 21, 2015 7:45 AM Arts + Culture

A weekly dose of inspiration from busy Chicago women who still manage to stay balanced no matter what their career—or life—throws their way. more

Jul 19, 2015 7:45 AM Balance

Cheryl Mendelson, COO and Executive Vice President of External Affairs ​f​or the​ Harris Theater, manages to stay balanced no matter what her career—or life—throws her way. more


Designer Joanna Alot-Ciecholewski talks about her inspiration, her wearable silk art, her education, and thoughts on Chicago's art scene. more

Jun 25, 2015 7:45 AM Style

Three ways to style your dresser, proving this versatile piece of furniture can be decorative and functional at the same time. more

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